Employment

Thank you for your interest in employment with Foothills Animal Shelter. Our employees make a difference in the lives of thousands of animals and people in our community each year.

Current Job Openings

Kennel Care Technician

The Kennel Care Technician ensures that all animal housing areas are clean, disinfected, and maintained per the Shelter and Pet Animal Care Facilities Act (PACFA) standards.

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To apply:
Email a cover letter and resume detailing your qualifications and experience as it relates to this opportunity to ecummins@fas4pets.org by Friday, September 22. Applicants will be interviewed on a rolling basis and the position may be filled prior to the deadline. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to apply immediately.


Shelter Services Specialist

The Adoptions Specialist is responsible for providing excellent customer service to the Jefferson County community and its animal control officers. In a friendly, efficient, and professional manner, this position is responsible for ensuring that animals are adopted to homes appropriately and with thorough care. Additional responsibilities include facilitating surrenders and returning animals to owners, performing intake duties, cleaning kennels, feeding animals and general animal care, and supporting foster care and veterinary services for pick-ups and drop-offs, when needed. The Shelter Services Specialist is also responsible for data entry into the ShelterBuddy animal management software program and securing financial transactions and handling money per established policies and procedures. This is one of the most visible roles at the Shelter. Competency, compassion, and professionalism is essential.

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To apply:
Email a cover letter and resume to ecummins@fas4pets.org. Applicants will be interviewed on a rolling basis. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to apply immediately.